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Old 09-20-2003, 08:01 PM   #1
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Trouble installing flash player

I have downloaded Macromedia Flash Player 6 for Mozilla. I need help on how to decompress and then install it
Old 09-20-2003, 08:33 PM   #2
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Open Konqueror/Nautilus/whatever, right click the file, select "extract here". Open a console, cd to the new directory, ie: cd flashplayer-installer

type ./install-flashplayer (I think) and then follow the instructions.

Fuller instructions are available on the Macromedia page where you downloaded.
Old 09-26-2003, 08:02 AM   #3
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log in as root, go to command prompt.


tar zxvf flashplayerfilename.tar.gz

cd flashplayerfilenamedirectory


or whatever the name is,

then, if not sure where your browser is installed, open new prompt and type:

locate mozilla

if haven't created locate database, type slocate -u and wait til done, then do locate mozilla.

type path when required by flash installer and you are set.


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